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Saturday, May 25, 2019 - 22:57
Following is a summary of key federal disaster aid programs that can be made available as needed and warranted under President Donald J. Trump's emergency disaster declaration issued for the state of...
Saturday, May 25, 2019 - 22:41
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s FEMA announced that federal emergency aid has been made available to the state of Oklahoma to supplement state, tribal and local response...
Saturday, May 25, 2019 - 09:03
The following is a summary of key federal disaster aid programs that can be made available as needed and warranted under President Donald J. Trump's disaster declaration issued for the state of...
Friday, May 24, 2019 - 23:08
WASHINGTON – FEMA announced that federal disaster assistance has been made available to the state of Montana to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the areas affected by flooding on March...
Friday, May 24, 2019 - 15:31
When disaster strikes, some will try to take advantage of the most vulnerable. To dispel some of the rumors circulating on the internet and social media about recovery efforts following the 2018...
Friday, May 24, 2019 - 15:10
SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Immediate Disaster Case Management (IDCM) is a federal program that assists disaster survivors with resources they may not realize are available. The program pairs non-profit...
Friday, May 24, 2019 - 14:51
SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Immediate Disaster Case Management (IDCM) is a federal program that assists disaster survivors with resources they may not realize are available. The program pairs non-profit...
Friday, May 24, 2019 - 13:50
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) hereby gives notice to the public of its intent to provide financial assistance to the U.S. Territory of Guam (...
Friday, May 24, 2019 - 12:00
GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico – In observance of Memorial Day, all community recovery centers in Puerto Rico will close at 4 p.m. on Saturday May 25. Operations will resume on Tuesday, May 28, 2019 with a...
Friday, May 24, 2019 - 11:32
Orlando, Fla. – FEMA has approved $83,527,624.86 to the State of Florida to assist Miami-Dade County defray the costs of debris removal for Hurricane Irma under FEMA’s Public Assistance Program....
Friday, May 24, 2019 - 11:29
Orlando, Fla. – FEMA has approved $35,535,994.97 to the State of Florida to assist Miami-Dade County defray the costs of debris removal for Hurricane Irma under FEMA’s Public Assistance Program....
Friday, May 24, 2019 - 11:19
ATLANTA – Fulton County in Kentucky is now eligible to receive federal funding to supplement commonwealth and local recovery efforts in the areas affected by severe storms, straight-line winds,...
Friday, May 24, 2019 - 11:06
ATLANTA – Anderson, Lawrence and Loudon counties in Tennessee are now eligible to receive federal funding to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the areas affected by severe storms,...
Friday, May 24, 2019 - 11:01
ATLANTA – Coahoma, Leflore, Sunflower, and Washington counties in Mississippi are now eligible to receive federal funding to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the areas affected by...
Friday, May 24, 2019 - 09:57
GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico – The Vieques public community health center, or CDT, is determined eligible for replacement. An Independent Expert Panel (IEP) officially concurred with FEMA and the Central...
Friday, May 24, 2019 - 09:26
Hurricane Season Begins in One Week DURHAM, N.C. – Hurricane season begins June 1. Taking steps now to prepare your family, home and business can make a big difference: • Create an emergency...
Friday, May 24, 2019 - 09:17
Since the federal disaster declaration for Hurricane Florence, Robeson County residents and local governments have been approved for about $50.3 million in state and federal funds.More than $8.9...
Thursday, May 23, 2019 - 17:01
ANCHORAGE, Alaska – The deadline for Alaskans affected by the Nov. 30 earthquake to register for federal disaster assistance is fast approaching. It is 11:59 p.m. Friday, May 31.Residents can apply...
Thursday, May 23, 2019 - 11:38
GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico – FEMA’s Puerto Rico Joint Recovery Office will broadcast its first radio program “Dando Palique” on Mix 107.7 FM, beginning Saturday, May 25 and will focus on the island’s...
Thursday, May 23, 2019 - 10:41
DURHAM, N.C. – The Federal Emergency Management Agency has approved nearly $1.6 million to reimburse the town of North Topsail Beach in Onslow County for debris removal following Hurricane Florence....